The Co-Curricular Learning Masterplan: Creating a Plan for Career-Based Leadership Development in Co-Curricular Experiences

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Link co-curricular student experiences with the skills employers want.

What you will find in the book

Educators who work with students outside the classroom know all too well that experiences like student government or service learning can help students to develop the skills employers want most. However, while these experiences can offer tremendous opportunity, without intentional design and assessment their impact will be limited. So, when there is little time to do so, how do we build more intentionally designed co-curricular experiences that will further student skill development and measure learning?

The Co-Curricular Learning Masterplan (CLM) is a cutting-edge program model that offers real solutions to the challenges practitioners face. Whether you’re looking for a plug-and-play solution or one that’s more customizable, the CLM includes invaluable tools and templates to make sure your programs foster deeper learning for your students—and meet the Career Readiness Competencies developed by the National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE). Printable and customizable tools include:

  • Learning Outcomes
  • Assessment Survey
  • Assessment Rubric


Portrait of Jessica Antonen

Jessica Antonen

Associate Director of Career Development, Johns Hopkins University

Jessica joined the Johns Hopkins Carey Business School Career Development Office (CDO) in 2017 as the Assistant Director and then transitioned to Associate Director in 2019. In her role, she supports a team of 20 by providing project and event support for the office, as well as internal reporting and assessment.

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Adam Peck, Ph.D.

Assistant Vice President and Dean of Student Affairs, Stephen F. Austin State University

Adam is the author of more than 40 scholarly publications and has presented more than 100 national and international webinars. He is a frequent keynote speaker at conferences and on campuses around the U.S. and internationally.

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Portrait of Michael Preston

Michael Preston, Ed.D.

Executive Director, Florida Consortium of Metropolitan Research Universities

Michael has served as executive director of the Florida Consortium of Metropolitan Research Universities since July 2015, where he works with Florida International University, the University of Central Florida (UCF), and the University of South Florida on collaborative projects designed to increase retention, improve graduation rates, and ensure graduates are career–ready.

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Jess Landis
Learning & Development Manager,
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